<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Politics and Political News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/politics http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:37:37 -0700 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:37:37 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SDPD Chief to Report on Internal Review Changes]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:46:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Shelley-Zimmerman-SDPD-0610.jpg
San Diego Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman will report to city leaders on 25 recommendations to improve the department after an internal review. NBC 7's Liberty Zabala reports.

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<![CDATA[ALEC Conference Met With Protests]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:18:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/elena6A0723_1200x675_490053699648.jpg
NBC 7’s Elena Gomez reports on the second day of the American Legislative Exchange Council meetings downtown and two presidential hopefuls expected to attend.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Lindsey Graham Destroy His Phone After Trump's Comments]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:37:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/graham+screen+shot.JPG
Lindsey Graham won't be receiving any unwanted phone calls for the time being. A day after Donald Trump implored a campaign crowd to call a phone number belonging to the GOP presidential candidate and South...

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<![CDATA[3 Presidential Hopefuls Travel to San Diego for ALEC ]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:49:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/generic+san+diego+skyline+chopper.jpg
Three Presidential hopefuls are traveling to San Diego to take part in the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Conference.]]>
<![CDATA[Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:53:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rod+blagojevich+1+year.jpg
Five of the counts on which former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was convicted were overturned Tuesday. Because the remaining counts were left intact, Blagojevich remains in prison. "The convictions on Counts 5,]]>
<![CDATA[County to Obama: We Need Next-Gen Air Tanker]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:06:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cal_Fire_next_gen_tanker_at_Ramona.jpg
In a rare move, county officials will ask President Obama to force the U.S. Forest Service to station one of its air tankers in Ramona.

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<![CDATA[GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:33:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kasich-GettyImages-471835132.jpg
Ohio's John Kasich, a blunt governor who embraces conservative ideals but disdains the political sport of bashing Hillary Rodham Clinton, became the 16th notable Republican to enter the 2016 presidential...

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<![CDATA[McCain Calls Trump's Comments 'Totally Inappropriate]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:21:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NC_trumpmccain_1500x845.jpg
Senator John McCain says Donald Trump owes an apology to all the prisoners of war he served with. Trump recently stated that McCain is not a war hero, is only considered a war hero "because he was captured" and...]]>
<![CDATA[Walker: Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 04:19:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-473663490+%281%29_scott_walker.jpg
Wisconsin Gov. and Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said Donald Trump "needs to apologize" for his comments questioning whether Sen. John McCain is a war hero. Walker, who tried to ignore Trump's...

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<![CDATA[California Leads U.S. in Campaign Donations]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 15:35:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/minimum-wage-cash.jpg
California leads the nation in the amount of money being contributed to the 2016 presidential election.
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<![CDATA[EIR Is Bolts' 'Worst Nightmare': City Attorney]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:47:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jan-Goldsmith-0826.jpg
San Diego's City Attorney Jan Goldsmith offered his opinion on what the City Council's approval of an EIR would mean to team ownership.]]>
<![CDATA[Boston Mayor Says Trump Should Apologize or Stay Out of Boston]]> Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:17:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/walshtrump.jpg
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has a message for Donald Trump: Apologize for your comments about Mexico or stay out of Boston. "I think his comments are inappropriate," Walsh told the Boston Herald on Monday.

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<![CDATA[City Council OKs Environmental Report Funds for Stadium Site]]> Tue, 14 Jul 2015 21:51:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Boltman-City-Council-071415.jpg
San Diego’s City Council voted Tuesday to spend $2.1 million in an attempt to stay in the NFL stadium game and keep the Chargers in town.

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<![CDATA[Trump: 'Nobody Wants to Talk About' Immigration, Crime]]> Sat, 11 Jul 2015 09:26:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Donald+Trump2.jpg
Presidential candidate Donald Trump decried the American media's supposed unwillingness to cover undocumented immigration in his press appearance at a Los Angeles hotel Friday, doubling down on controversial...]]>
<![CDATA[Bill to Bring Transparency to CPUC Passess Committee]]> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:54:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/CPUC+Still.png
AB 825 heads to Senate Judiciary Committee next]]>
<![CDATA[SD Mayor's Road Repair Plan Kicks Off]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:10:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mayor-faulconer-sherman-kersey.jpg
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer (C) was joined by Councilmembers Scott Sherman (L) and Mark Kersey as he kicked off a program to repair roads around the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Blames Border for SF Shooting]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:44:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/DonaldTrump_Getty_07032015.jpg
Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a woman at Pier 14 in San Francisco after authorities arrested an undocumented immigrant in...

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